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A teacher trainer, Daniel Baines, sheds light on the alleged advantages of native English speakers as language teachers from his experience on intensive initial teaching training courses.
Tags » Strengths And Weaknesses
Identify your Strengths through Obstacles & Failures
There is a lot of talk about knowing your strengths, leveraging your strengths and sharing your strengths toward career success. 927 more words
For me the answer is a defining ‘Yes!’, for it is only through experiencing a wide range of pleasures and discomforts that we mature our innate selves. 161 more words
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This post was originally published on 9th January 2015 by Anita Lewicka on her blog and is republished by TEFL Equity Advocates with full permission and consent of the author.
When I was asked to say a few words about my experience as a NNEST (Non-Native English Speaking Teacher), I was thrilled. So far I’d mostly been talking to my friends and family who are not in the ELT industry and while they’re amazing listeners it does make a difference to be able to speak directly to the readers who might be confronted with some NNEST issues themselves. 866 more words